‘CBS This Morning’ Co-Hosts Broadcast From Home Amid Coronavirus Crisis
CBS This Morning co-hosts Gayle King, Anthony Mason and Tony Dokoupil anchored the Monday morning broadcast from every of their respective houses because the coronavirus disaster continues.
“Welcome to CBS This Morning — from our home to yours,” King mentioned on the opening of the present. “We’re coming to you from every of our houses this morning as a result of we, such as you, are working towards social distancing out of an abundance of warning. Like so many People watching proper now, we’re at residence.”
She added, “Crucial factor is that we proceed bringing you the information, which we’ll do all through this disaster.”
The transfer comes as morning information reveals proceed to grapple with the brand new regular of continuous dwell TV safely amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Dokoupil mentioned on the shut of Monday’s present that he’ll look again on this second with some fondness. “I simply did a TV present from my basement with my spouse [Katy Tur] working as my manufacturing assistant — that makes me smile,” he mentioned.
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The transfer additionally follows the loss of life Sunday of their colleague, veteran CBS Information staffer Maria Mercader, who died at age 54 from coronavirus. Mercader had been on medical go away since February. She had been battling most cancers and different diseases for 20 years, and mentioned that the therapies left her weak to the virus.
“From our home to yours. We’re coming to you from every of our houses this morning. As a result of we, such as you, are working towards social distancing out of an abundance of warning, like so many People watching proper now, we’re at residence.” — @GayleKing pic.twitter.com/4wK0zWkvTx— CBS This Morning (@CBSThisMorning) March 30, 2020